Carroll Payne

    Carroll Lynn Payne, 60, of Marble, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
    He was born in Gaston County. Carroll was the son of Jack Stiles Payne and Colleen Johnson Payne of Marble.
    He worked at Team Industries in the shipping and handling department.
    Carroll enjoyed outdoor activities: deer hunting, dove hunting with his grandson, Brady Payne, and fishing with his beloved wife. He spent many days at the lake with close friends. Riding four-wheelers was a daily activity that Carroll enjoyed.
    Most of all, Carroll loved spending time with his family.
    He was known generously by his impeccable work ethic. Carroll always loved to smile.
    Crocket, the family pet, was the joy of his life, and Carroll was a proud daddy of his dog.
    In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife, Marion Crawford Payne; one daughter, Jennifer Payne Eller of Marble; one grandson, Brady Payne of Andrews; and one great-grandson, Maverick Payne.
    A gathering of friends and family were held from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, at Townson-Rose Chapel in Andrews.
    You may send tributes to the Payne family at
    Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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